Access to Information and Privacy

We are responsible for complying with the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act.

Our Access to Information and Privacy Coordinator is responsible for processing requests and posting summaries of completed Access to Information and Privacy requests.

Access to Information and Privacy requests can be made online using the Government of Canada’s Access to Information and Privacy Online Request Service. Click here to make a request. 

You may also mail:

along with any necessary documents (such as consent or the $5.00 application fee for a request under the Access to Information Act) to the following address:

Access to Information and Privacy Coordinator
Canada‐Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board
8th Floor 1791 Barrington Street
Halifax, NS, B3J 3K9

Please note: Each request made under the Access to Information Act must be accompanied by an application fee of $5.00, cheque or money order made payable to the Receiver General for Canada.

Learn more about Access to Information and Privacy requests below.

For more information on any of the documents listed, including current or archived, please contact us at info@cnsopb.ns.ca.

Access to Information Act RequestsThe Access to Information Act gives every Canadian citizen, individuals who live in Canada, or corporations in Canada the right to request access to information contained in federal government records that are not of a personal nature. This also applies to organizations that fall under Schedule I of the Access to Information Act, including us.

Under the Access to Information Act, we are required to submit an annual report to the Government of Canada on our management of requests received. Our submissions to meet this requirement are provided below.

Year

English

French

2018-2019

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2017-2018

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2016-2017

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2015-2016

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2014-2015

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2013-2014

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

 

Access to Information and Privacy Statistics We are required to publicly post statistics and summaries of Access to Information and Privacy requests received and processed. Find out more below.

Privacy Act RequestsThe purpose of the Privacy Act is to protect the privacy of individuals with respect to their personal information. The act controls the federal government’s collection, retention, use and disclosure of personal information.

Under the Privacy Act, we are required to submit an annual report to the Government of Canada on our management of requests received. Our submissions to meet this requirement are provided below.

Year

English

French

2018-2019

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2017-2018

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2016-2017

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2015-2016

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2014-2015

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement

2013-2014

Annual Report to Parliament

Rapport annuel au Parlement